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  • noun [ neuter ]
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a protection such as that afforded by a shield
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  • Se ágend up árǽrde reáde streámas in randgebeorh

    the Lord hath raised the Red Sea's waters as a protecting shield

    (cf. the waters were a wall unto them,
      Ex. 14, 29), Cd. Th. 196, 24; Exod. 296.
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  • rand-gebeorh, n.